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 Doris Joiclyn <I>Hood</I> Hardie

Doris Joiclyn Hood Hardie

Death 25 Oct 2009 (aged 81)
Burial Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 100336210 · View Source
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Doris Joiclyn Hood Hardie, 82, passed away Sunday, Oct. 25, 2009. Burial will follow at Baldwin Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Hardie was born Jan. 6, 1928, and graduated from Georgia College for Women in the mid 1940s with a bachelor's degree in education. She taught in Wilkinson County in the beginning of her career then moved to Baldwin County to Midway Elementary where she taught for the majority of her career.

Mrs. Hardie was a charter member of the Kappa Kappa Iota, which is a national professional organization for educators. The Iota Chapter was chartered in Milledgeville in November 1967, and she remained an active member up until her death.

Mrs. Hardie retired from teaching after 23 years, but continued to substitute teach and tutor children in her home until the spring of 2009. She had a passion and love of teaching that through the years touched and inspired many children and parents. She often taught generations of families.

On Valentine's Day, Feb. 14, 1948, she married Wendell Aubrey Hardie. This past February was their 61st wedding anniversary.

Survivors include her husband, Wendell Aubrey Hardie; children, Cheryl Jan Hardie Brashear of Augusta, Kerry Lyn Hardie of Sandersville, Kirby (Kirk) Wendell Hardie of Milledgeville and Jill Hardie Bell of Savannah. She was also very close to her niece and her husband, Kathy McDade Bandy and Dewey (Joe) Bandy of Milledgeville; and nephew, Terry Wallace McDade of Milledgeville and Key West, Fla. She has five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren as well as numerous cousins and other relatives.

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